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Date:12-AUG-1984
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic PZ04 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
PZL-104 Wilga 35A
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: SP-AFX
C/n / msn: 17830693
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Fairyhouse Racecourse, Co. Meath -   Ireland
Phase: Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)
Nature:Demo/Airshow/Display
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Narrative:
SP-AFX was one of three Polish Wilga's that had taken part in a precision flying competition held in Ireland shortly before the Irish Air Spectacular Airshow at Fairyhouse Racecourse, roughly 25 miles from Dublin in County Meath, Ireland.
The trio of Wilga's were flying in formation and were turning left and about to fly past the main stand when 'FX stalled and spun in killing the pilot, Jan Baran.

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Fairyhouse Racecourse, Co. Meath, Ireland. 12th August 1984.

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